StrongLoop launched in 2013 offering an open-source enterprise version of Node.js. Acquired by IBM in 2015, the StrongLoop team continues to build LoopBack, the open-source Node.js API Framework. IBM continues to contribute and support the StrongLoop community through these projects that provide key technologies for the API economy:

Highly-extensible, open-source Node.js framework ideal for APIs.
A JavaScript runtime built on Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine.
Create fully functional GraphQL wrappers for existing REST(-like) APIs.

We also support these key technologies for API development:

Node.js logoNode.js. Get projects done quickly, leverage the broad knowledge of JavaScript, and scale to the massive concurrency needed for mobile, IoT and next-generation web APIs.

OpenAPI Initiative logoOpenAPI Spec. Open standard for defining and describing your API.

Latest Blog Posts

Aug 21, 2019

Welcome back to “In the Loop”, in which we list recent news, updates or opinions for Node.js, OpenAPI Spec, Microgateway, LoopBack and other ope...

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Aug 14, 2019

Previously, we looked at how to add a global interceptor. In this ...

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Aug 8, 2019

We’re excited to congratulate the LoopBack team for earning the 2019 API Award for the “Best in API Middleware” category. More...

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